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The NFL schedule, which will be released tonight, will feature “two significant changes in the league’s flexible scheduling procedures.” Games reportedly will now be flexed into NBC’s “SNF” as early as Week 5. Flex scheduling previously did not start until Week 11...
The 20,000-seat MCI Center in Washington, DC, will open on December 2, the team announced yesterday. In DC, Thomas Heath reports that Capitals & NBA Wizards Owner Abe Pollin "had hoped to open the are
ABC Sports will reschedule its replay of the Mike Tyson-Evander Holyfield fight from August 7 to August 14 to avoid a conflict with a Time Warner TVKO PPV card featuring Roy Jones Jr. (N.Y. DAILY NEWS
Bolle America promoted GREG DEMGEN to Dir of Sports Marketing from Field Service Manager, Sports Marketing Division (AD AGE, 7/21)....RYKA named PATRICE THRAMER VP/Product Marketing, DESARI STRADER Di
The S.F. Port Commission approved the MLB Giants'' Pacific Bell Park lease on its 12.5 acre site, according to Edward Epstein of the S.F. CHRONICLE. The unanimous vote "was important both for nailing
CART has signed Balet & Albert Inc., N.Y., as the first agency to handle its account, with billings estimated at $1M (N.Y. TIMES, 7/23)....Taco Bell breaks a $200M ad campaign today, with company pitc
The Walt Disney Co. reported a "higher-than-expected third-quarter profit," up 18%, according to Jill Jorden Spitz of the ORLANDO SENTINEL. Spitz adds that "growth" in Walt Disney''s cable TV offering
The new Boston NikeTown "is using as its theme the Boston Marathon won this year by athletes who endorse Nike," but the Boston Athletic Association (BAA) owns the trademark rights to the race, and adi
NBC Sports will present 26 regular-season NBA games, plus the All-Star Game, in its eighth season of coverage. The "NBA on NBC" will debut on Christmas Day. Nine doubleheaders will be featured on NBC'
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TODAY: MLB National League Attendance Through July 20 ''97 YEAR-TO-DATE COMPARISONS TEAM HOME DATES AVG. TOTAL %CAP ''96 AVG. % +/- ''95 AVG. % +/- COL 46 48,087 2,212,011 96% 47,983 0% 47,084 + 2% AT
As the NFL and NHL arrive in Nashville, the market''s viability as a pro sports city was examined in a "Page 1" report by CNN/SI''s Nick Charles. Nashville, with a population of 1.1 million, "is now t